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[movies]Dr Alexander T J Lennon MPEG 4 - Centre for Public Policy Research
Dr Alexander T J Lennon, Editor-in-chief of Washington Quarterly spoke on "The Real China Challenge" at CPPR Quarterly Lecture Series. Centre for Public Policy Research Lecture Series is aimed to inspire and provoke new thoughts among people on new and emerging areas. The Inaugural Lecture was done by Dr Shashi Tharoor. Dr Lennon speaks on how China is emerging as a major economic power which countries like USA and Europe are closely watching...
Keywords: China; Economic growth
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[texts]The Miracle and Its Costs - Simon Schwartzman
Review Essay, Latin American Research Review, Vol. 15, No. 2 (1980), pp. 269-272. Reviewd books: United States Penetration of Brazil. by Jan Knippers Black; Victims of the Miracle: Development and the Indians of Brazil. by Shelton H. Davis; Cities and Frontiers in Brazil:Regional Dimensions of Economic Devolopment. by Martin T. Katzman; Brazil's Multilateral Relations: Between First and Third Worlds...
Keywords: Brazil; Economic Growth
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[texts]Crecimiento Económico en América Latina - Patricio Meller, Gonzalo Valdés
Publicado en Fernando Henrique Cardoso, Alexandro Foxley (editores), A Medio Camino - Nuevos Desafios de la Democracia y del Desarrollo en América Latina. Coordinadores del proyecto: Patricio Meller y Simon Schwartzman. Equipo ejecutivo: Fernando Henrique Cardoso, Alejandro Foxley, Sérgio Fausto y Ignacio Walker. Uqbar Editores, 2009, pp. 197-224.
Keywords: Latin America; Economic Growth
Downloads: 101
[texts]好好壞壞資本主義與增長繁榮經濟學Good Capitalism, Bad Capitalism, and the Economics of Growth and Prosperity - 自學書院
《好好壞壞資本主義與增長繁榮經濟學》 is the Chinese translation, in traditional characters, of the book by William J. Baumol, Robert E. Litan and Carl J. Schramm. published by Yale University Press in 2007 and now available under Creative Commons licenses.
Keywords: Capitalism, innovation, economic growth
Downloads: 3,399
[movies]Broadband & Economic Growth : CSPAN : September 8, 2012 4:50pm-6:30pm EDT
Series/Special. Former members of the Federal Communications Commission discuss energy and broadband investment opportunities. New.
Keywords: Broadband & Economic Growth; Television Program
Downloads: 151
[movies]Economic Growth & Innovation : CSPAN : August 4, 2012 9:10pm-1:30am EDT
Series/Special. Economic freedom, innovation and economic growth with Steve Landsberg. New.
Keywords: Economic Growth & Innovation; Television Program
Downloads: 160
[audio]Horatio Alger is Dead - Q and A - CEPR
Question and answer session for the seventh in a series of lectures on economic growth, labor markets, the housing bubble, intellectual property and more â by economists Dean Baker, Heather Boushey, John Schmitt and Mark Weisbrot. Instructor: Heather Boushey.
Keywords: economic growth; labor market; CEPR
Downloads: 415
[audio]Horatio Alger is Dead - CEPR
Seventh in a series of lectures on economic growth, labor markets, the housing bubble, intellectual property and more â by economists Dean Baker, Heather Boushey, John Schmitt and Mark Weisbrot. Instructor: Heather Boushey.
Keywords: economic growth; labor market; CEPR
Downloads: 438
[texts]Analysis of the Potential Contribution of the Distribution and Tourism Sector in the Economic Growth and Development Process: A Case Study of Zimbabwe (1980-2013) - Mhazo Simabarashe
The research focused on analysing the Distribution and Tourism sector potential contribution economic development andhow this can translate into addressing adverse socio-economic issues like unemployment, access to better health care, nutrition, cleanwater and sanitation, spread of HIV/AIDS and other social amenities. The target population was the Tourism sector. Multiple regressionanalysis was used to come up with a model that best fits the time series data...
Keywords: Tourism Sector; Economic Growth; Zimbabwe
Downloads: 7
[audio]Interview with Professor Bob Lloyd of Otago University - Mark Brooks
Interview with Professor Bob Lloyd of Otago University in Dunedin, New Zealand. Prof Lloyd discusses his article 'The Growth Delusion', which asserts that the irrational insistence on endless economic growth as a non negotiable axiom by a large proportion of the worldâs population, may in fact be akin to the similarly irrational belief, by a similarly large proportion of the worldâs population, that a supernatural being controls our existence and destiny.
Keywords: economic growth; Bob Lloyd; the growth delusion
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[texts]The Effect of under Nutrition on Schooling, Adult Productivity and Economic Growth in South -West Madhya Pradesh, India - Dr. Surya Prakash Tripathi
This study revealed the impact of malnutrition on schooling, learning and the lifetime earning potential of the child. For decades, south-west Madhya Pradesh (MP) has been one of the state’s worst malnutrition affected area in India. According to the Global Hunger Index, malnutrition in the south western tribal areas of the state is even more concerning. Average rate of malnutrition in children under 5 is already “extremely alarming” According to Rural Health Commission the proportion of u...
Keywords: Under Nutrition; Economic Growth; Productivity; Schooling
Downloads: 7
[texts]economic growth: education as a factor of production - Osipian A.L.
Book "Economic growth: education as a factor of production" (in Russian), published 2007
Keywords: economic growth; education; transition; Russia; Ukraine
Downloads: 171
[movies]Can we have economic growth and environmental sustainability?
Achim Steiner believes that global economic growth needs environmental sustainability. Simply put, environmental sustainability - encompassing better use of resources, less fossil fuel use, lower ecological footprints, green technologies - is a pre-condition for long-term economic development.
Keywords: news&information; economic growth and environmental sustainability; economic growth; sustainable economic growth; sustainable economic development; environmental sustainability; better use of resources; fossil fuel use; ecological footprint; green technologies
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[audio]Press Breakfast with Pablo Solón, Bolivia’s Ambassador to the United Nations and Mark Weisbrot
Discussion with Ambassador Solon And Mark Weisbrot
Keywords: Bolivia; WTO; Trade; Evo Morales; Economic Growth; Consttution; Referendum
Downloads: 39
[audio]Interview with Professor William Rees of UBC - Mark Brooks
Interview with William Rees, professor at UBC and former director of the UBC School of Community and Regional Planning. Rees is well-known for his development, with Mathis Wackernagel, of the ecological footprint concept, which is an analytical tool for measuring a communityâs energy and material consumption. In the interview, Rees discusses the ecological footprint and the ways in which the current focus on economic growth is inherently unsustainable.
Keywords: William Rees; Bill Rees; ecological footprint; economic growth; climate change
Downloads: 9
[audio]Growth - Why Economists Worry About It So Much, and Why You Should Too (Q&A) - Dean Baker
Economists worry a great deal about growth, and for good reason. This session covers basic definitions and concepts related to growth and its importance - including why you should care about it.
Keywords: economics; economic policy; economic growth; Dean Baker; CEPR
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[audio]Growth - Why Economists Worry About It So Much, and Why You Should Too (lecture) - Dean Baker
Economists worry a great deal about growth, and for good reason. This session covers basic definitions and concepts related to growth and its importance - including why you should care about it.
Keywords: economics; economic policy; economic growth; Dean Baker; CEPR
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[texts]Financial Blog Corliss Group Economic growth to accelerate around the world - Kevin Oneill
The World Bank's most recent Global Economic Prospects (GEP) report, released this week, says a global economic recovery is underway, underpinned by strengthening output and demand in high-income countries.Global GDP growth in 2014 will be 2.8 percent and it is expected to rise to about 4.2 percent by 2016, according to the report, which the World Bank publishes twice a year.Average GDP growth in developing countries has reached 4.8 percent in 2014, faster than in high-income countries but slowe...
Keywords: Financial Blog Corliss Group; Economic growth; accelerate around the world
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[texts]8. Humanities Entrepreneurship And Economic Growth Abir Mrabet - ABIR MRABET & ABDERRAZEK ELLOUZE
This paper provides an analytical review of empirical studies of the impact of entrepreneurship on economic growth. We try to analyze the variation of this impact across different countries, estimation methods, definitions and measures of entrepreneurship and economic growth. We find that entrepreneurship is a multidimensional concept measured by different ways in all studies selected such as; start ups, TEA, self employment, etc...
Keywords: Entrepreneurship; Start Ups; Economic Growth; Innovation; Meta Analysis
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[texts]Relationship among Economic Growth, Internet Usage and Publication Productivity: Comparison among ASEAN and World’s Best Countries - Nader Ale Ebrahim
Gholizadeh, H., Salehi, H., Embi, M. A., Danaee, M., Motahar, S. M., Ale Ebrahim, N., . . . Osman, N. A. A. (2014). Relationship among Economic Growth, Internet Usage and Publication Productivity: Comparison among ASEAN and World’s Best Countries. Modern Applied Science, 8(2), 160-170. doi: 10.5539/mas.v8n2p160Abstract:Publication productivity, as measured by the number of papers, has been regarded as one of the main indicators of reputation of countries and institutions...
Keywords: ASEAN countries; publication productivity; citation; internet user; collaboration; economic growth
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[movies]Industrial Hemp Re-enters the Machine - BikerBillNH
There are few words remaining to describe the unfathomable cognitive disconnect that continues to impede the modern-day agricultural production of and economic benefit (remember, you may USE it, you just can't GROW it -- you must pay OTHER countries to grow it FOR you...) from such an ancient, valuable and versatile plant as industrial hemp. Just last year, the odyssey of which can be traced back starting here: http://bikerbillnh.blogspot.com/2012/04/hemp-why-are-we-still-talking-about.html This...
Keywords: nh; new hampshire; hemp; marijuana; prohibition; economy; economic growth
Downloads: 34
[audio]'Growth is Not Great' - Novara Media
On 'Growth is Not Great' James Butler and Aaron Bastani discuss the ideology of economic growth. How has it become so central in debates about the 'good society'?http://novaramedia.com/2014/01/growth-is-not-great/
Keywords: podcast; novara media; novara fm; growth; economic growth; economics
Downloads: 736
[texts]A Survey of the Causality Relation between Energy Consumption and Economic Growth in Iran - Masoud Nonejad, Sarvoldin Fathi
The study of the reasons of economic growth is of great importance and it is always considered by many economists. Improving life quality of people and increasing public welfare are the goals of various governments in the world and economic growth is one of the important factors in achieving these goals. Thus, searching about the factors effective on economic growth is of great importance. The present study evaluated the relationship between energy consumption and economic growth in Iran and tim...
Keywords: Energy consumption; economic growth; Iran; Granger causality relation; VECM
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[texts]The Empirical Research on the Relationship between Fixed Assets Investment and Economic Growth —A Case in Shaanxi Province of China
There is big regional difference between fixed assets investment and economic growth. This article uses Eviews 6.0 software to analyze the relationship between the two parts through establishing vector auto-regressive model, and the impulse response function and variance decomposition method, using related statistical data, empirical research on the relationship between the fixed assets investment and economic growth in Shaanxi province of china...
Keywords: Fixed Assets Investment; Economic Growth; Vector Auto- Regressive Model
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[audio]Averting Default, the United States Faces More Obstacles - Peterson Institute for International Economics
Michael Mussa assesses the economic outlook in light of recent mixed developments, from the avoidance of default to uncertainty over growth prospects.
Keywords: United States; debt; economic growth; economic outlook; Michael Mussa; Peterson Institute for International Economics; PIIE
Downloads: 1,253
[audio]More Slowdown in China - Peterson Institute for International Economics
Nicholas R. Lardy assesses the latest Chinese economic output numbers, which show that a drop in exports and housing investment are contributing to slower growth.
Keywords: China; economic growth; economic slowdown; Nicholas Lardy; Peterson Institute for International Economics; PIIE
Downloads: 1,079
[audio]More Rough Weather in Russia? - Peterson Institute for International Economics
Anders Aslund assesses the dangers facing Russia's buoyant economy posed by growing state control and the crackdown on corruption.
Keywords: Russia; economic growth; corruption; Peterson Institute for International Economics; PIIE; Anders Aslund
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[audio]China Adjusts Its Forecast Downward - Peterson Institute for International Economics
Nicholas R. Lardy says China's new forecast is in line with its 5-year plan, but it omits details on how it plans to achieve more balanced growth.
Keywords: China; economic plan; economic forecast; economic growth; Nicholas Lardy; Peterson Institute for International Economics; PIIE
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[audio]Olli Rehn: Europe's Economic Agenda: Restoring Confidence, Fostering Growth - Peterson Institute for International Economics
Olli Rehn, European Commissioner for Economic and Monetary Affairs, discusses the economic and political situation in Europe at an event at the Peterson Institute for International Economics, September 22, 2011.
Keywords: Europe; European Union; Olli Rehn; debt; financial stability; economic growth; Peterson Institute for International Economics; PIIE
Downloads: 37
[audio]Moderately Positive News on the Economy - Peterson Institute for International Economics
Michael Mussa finds the latest job numbers, along with upward revisions from the previous two months, show that moderate US growth is under way.
Keywords: jobs; employment; economic growth; United States; Michael Mussa; Peterson Institute for International Economics; PIIE
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[audio]Growth in the Developing World Over the Last Quarter Century (lecture) - Mark Weisbrot
This session looks at the sharp fall-off in economic growth in the vast majority of developing countries, which began 25 years ago. This is probably one of the most important economic phenomena over the last quarter-century, and has been a driving force in electoral changes in Latin America, including Brazil, Argentina, Venezuela, Ecuador, and Uruguay. But despite its tremendous importance, it has received almost no attention in the United States...
Keywords: economics; economic policy; economic growth; globalization; Latin America; China; Brazil; Venezuela; Ecuador; Uruguay; Mark Weisbrot; CEPR
Downloads: 94
[audio]Fiscal Cliff-hanger: The US Economic Outlook, Part II - Peterson Institute for International Economics
David J. Stockton explains why the dangers to the US economy of going over the fiscal cliff are far more serious than most analysts say.
Keywords: United States; fiscal cliff; economic growth; housing; David Stockton; Peterson Institute for International Economics; PIIE
Downloads: 869
[audio]Europe's Economic Agenda: Restoring Confidence, Fostering Growth - Peterson Institute for International Economics
The Peterson Institute hosted a meeting on September 22, 2011, to discuss the economic and political situation in Europe with Dr. Olli Rehn, European Commissioner for Economic and Monetary Affairs. Commissioner Rehn is one of the key architects of Europe's efforts to resolve its economic and financial crisis. At the meeting, Rehn addressed Europe's current economic condition and provided a progress report on the European Union's most recent decisions to fight financial instability and promote Eu...
Keywords: Europe; European Union; Olli Rehn; debt; financial stability; economic growth; Peterson Institute for International Economics; PIIE
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[audio]Q and A: Olli Rehn: Europe's Economic Agenda: Restoring Confidence, Fostering Growth - Peterson Institute for International Economics
Olli Rehn, European Commissioner for Economic and Monetary Affairs, takes audience questions following his speech at the Peterson Institute for International Economics, September 22, 2011.
Keywords: Europe; European Union; Olli Rehn; debt; financial stability; economic growth; Peterson Institute for International Economics; PIIE
Downloads: 30
[audio]Peterson Perspectives: Slowdown in China: Did Chinese Leadership Drop the Ball? - Peterson Institute for International Economics
Nicholas R. Lardy assesses the latest evidence of decelerating economic growth in China, saying that the leadership in Beijing may have been distracted by the recent political turmoil.
Keywords: China; economic growth; political economy; Nicholas Lardy; Peterson Institute for International Economics; PIIE
Downloads: 1,430
[audio]Budget Outlook after the State of the Union: Part II - Peterson Institute for International Economics
David J. Stockton says that if the budget sequester occurs on schedule, it could lower economic growth this year by three quarters of a percent and possibly increase unemployment.
Keywords: United States; budget; debt; Obama; economic growth; David Stockton; Peterson Institute for International Economics; PIIE
Downloads: 992
[audio]China's Credit Squeeze: How Big a Threat? - Peterson Institute for International Economics
Nicholas R. Lardy discusses the turmoil surrounding short-term rates in China and says long-term growth, while slowing down, is not threatened.
Keywords: China; credit; interest rates; economic growth; Nicholas Lardy; Peterson Institute for International Economics; PIIE
Downloads: 2,775
[audio]Fiscal Cliff-hanger: The US Economic Outlook, Part I - Peterson Institute for International Economics
David J. Stockton predicts more anemic economic growth over the next year and a half but a bright spot in housing.
Keywords: United States, fiscal cliff, economic growth, housing, David Stockton, Peterson Institute for International Economics, PIIE
Downloads: 898
[audio]Budget Outlook after the State of the Union: Part I - Peterson Institute for International Economics
David J. Stockton says the United States should seek more than the $1.5 trillion in new budget savings proposed by President Obama in order to stabilize its debt.
Keywords: United States; budget; debt; Obama; economic growth; David Stockton; Peterson Institute for International Economics; PIIE
Downloads: 933
[audio]A Latin American Success Story: Five Years of Extraordinary Economic Growth and Poverty Reduction in Argentina - Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR)
Four years ago, one year into the recovery, the IMF's Research Director called Argentina's growth "a hiatus at the moment from its long economic fall." Argentina has now completed five years of the fastest economic growth in the Western Hemisphere, with GDP increasing by 47 percent and more than nine million people pulled over the poverty line. Felisa Josefina Miceli, Argentina's Minister of the Economy, and Mark Weisbrot, Co-Director of the Center for Economic Policy Research, discuss the impli...
Keywords: Argentina; economy; Felisa Miceli; Mark Weisbrot; IMF; economic growth; CEPR; en español
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[texts]Exploring.full
This research work explores the potential for utilization of Remanufactured products in the Indian context. Business in the remanufacturing sector, dealing with products such as computers, cartridges, machinery and mobile phonesall over the world, indicate significant potential for similar opportunities elsewhere. Indian markets, though in an infancy stage, too have a huge potential for remanufactured products...
Keywords: Remanufacturing; Product Cannibalization; End-of-Life Product; Willingness to Pay; Sustainability; Economic Growth; Product Life Cycle
Downloads: 22
[audio]Economy Picking Up but Facing Challenges this Fall - Peterson Institute for International Economics
David J. Stockton says that despite the budget sequester, US economic growth is accelerating, but another bout of budget confrontations in the fall could disrupt the recovery.
Keywords: United States; economic recovery; economic growth; sequestration; David Stockton; Peterson Institute for International Economics; PIIE
Downloads: 2,122
[movies]Economic Growth & Infrastructure Committee (September 3, 2014) - CitiCable
Economic Growth & Infrastructure Committee 9/3/14.  Cincinnati City Council
Keywords: Economic Growth & Infrastructure Committee; 9-3-14 CitiCable; Government Meeting; Cincinnati; Ohio; Hamilton County; 2014
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[texts]8. Applied Analysis Of Regional Economic Development Rabeya Akter
Regional development involves an intervention with the existing pattern of economic or employment related activity of a region and requires knowledge about the region’s structure and growth. Economically developed and integrated regions are essential for a country to prosper. But like many other third world developing countries,                 Bangladesh is facing the problem of unsustainable economic growth...
Keywords: Economic Index; Regional Index; Regional Economic Growth; Regional Development Index; Regional Sustainable Growth; Regionalization
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[texts]National Debt: Does it really Matter? - The Economic Breakdown
Up until 1980, our national debt was relatively modest at $907.7 billion. From 1981 to 1999, it grew by an annual average of $237.4 billion to reach $5.6 trillion. From 2000 to August 2012, the pace accelerated to a yearly average of $787.2 billion attaining an astonishing level of $15.9 trillion.
Keywords: national debt; federal programs; expenses; receipts; interests; economic growth; clinton administration; federal budget; aging population
Downloads: 16
[movies]Economic Growth & Infrastructure Committee - CitiCable
Economic Growth & Infrastructure Committee 9/16/14.  Cincinnati City Council
Keywords: Economic Growth & Infrastructure Committee; 9-16-14 CitiCable; Government Meeting; Cincinnati; Ohio; Hamilton County; 2014
Downloads: 36
[audio]Peterson Perspectives: Slowdown in India: Rent-Seeking Squelches Growth - Peterson Institute for International Economics
Arvind Subramanian analyzes the factors behind Indiaâs decelerating growth, saying that the failure to reform the governmentâs stranglehold of the economy diminishes prospects in the future. Tune in next week for another interview with Subramanian on the Strategic Economic Dialogue between the United States and India.
Keywords: India; economic growth; Arvind Subramanian; Peterson Institute for International Economics; PIIE
Downloads: 1,442
[movies]Economic Growth & Infrastructure Committee (December 9, 2014) - CitiCable
Economic Growth & Infrastructure Committee 12/9/14.  Cincinnati City Council
Keywords: Economic Growth & Infrastructure Committee; 12-9-14 CitiCable; Government Meeting; Cincinnati; Ohio; Hamilton County; 2014
Downloads: 19
[texts]The Impact of the Terms of Trade Volatility on Economic Growth: Evidence from Oil Exporting Countries - Ahmad Jafari Samimi, Somaye Sadeghi, Soraya Sadeghi
The Terms of trade volatility has often been associated with poor economic performance in commodity dependent developing countries, but little research has been done for these countries, in particular oil exporting countries. This paper evaluates the impact of the Terms of Trade volatility (TOTV) on economic growth (GDP) in oil exporting countries using GMM method during 1980-2005. The results indicate that economic growth depends positively on the current level of the terms of trade, while vola...
Keywords: Economic Growth; Primary Commodities; Terms of Trade; Price Volatility; GMM Method
Downloads: 103
[movies]Ecology Emerges: Larry Orman - Shaping San Francisco
An interview under the "Ecology Emerges" project of oral histories on the arc of environmentalism, ecology, environmental and social justice, running from the 1950s to the 2000s. Larry Orman, longtime director of the Greenbelt Alliance, now involved with GreenInfo.net, and a deep thinker on questions of regionalism, urban agriculture, green belts, and much more.
Keywords: ecology; Ecology Emerges; urban agriculture; economic growth; environmentalism; environmental justice; urban gardening; greenbelts; agricultural trusts
Downloads: 158
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